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  • Robert W Gore | The Inventor of GORE-TEX

    Robert W Gore | The Inventor of GORE-TEX

    On Thursday 17th September, Robert W Gore died at the age of 83. We take a look at what Robert invented, and how his pioneering technology continues to make rainy days more enjoyable for the masses. Read more
  • How to Keep Cool When Walking

    How to Keep Cool When Walking

    We have created a handy guide on how to stay safe during those hotter days with these top tips for keeping cool when walking and hiking.  Read more
  • Wild Camping Alone - Is it Safe for Women?

    Wild Camping Alone - Is it Safe for Women?

    For some women, camping alone in wild places can create understandable anxiety and concerns about safety. So we spoke to Tina, our friend at TentLife.co.uk who is a passionate camper, to give you her take on how women can feel safe when wild camping. Read more
  • Dog Walks In The UK: 50 Of The Best Family-Friendly Routes

    Dog Walks In The UK: 50 Of The Best Family-Friendly Routes

    With such a wide variety of locations and environments all located within easy reach, from beaches to forest trails, it’s easy to get lost in the beauty of the British outdoors. Here at Millets we've gathered a list of the best dog friendly walks across the UK, guaranteed to make for a... Read more
  • Ordnance Survey: Dog Walking Guides

    Ordnance Survey: Dog Walking Guides

    Ordnance Survey have produced several guides to help you and your four-legged friends to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. There’s plenty information for you to get your teeth into – whether it’s suggested activities, general advice, or a closer look at the benefits, facts and figures behind dog... Read more
  • UK Family Trips to Take After Lockdown

    UK Family Trips to Take After Lockdown

    Travel anxiety is hard to shift, and it really does seem like daytrips and staycations will continue to gain popularity, even as air travel restrictions are lifted. Plan your next family outing in the UK with the help of our guide to domestic days out. Read more
  • The Millets Down After Care Guide

    The Millets Down After Care Guide

    Down Jackets are a key outdoors piece that provides us with comfortable and reliable insulation to guard us from the cold. Luckily it's pretty easy to clean down and rejuvenate it back to its old form. Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to clean your down jacket so it’s good as new. Read more
  • How to Make a Time Capsule

    How to Make a Time Capsule

    Whilst the near future is still uncertain at the minute, the one thing we’re currently in abundance of is time. Sure enough, there’s no better reason to gather the family and create a time capsule to record memories of the present, to look back on in years to come. Read more
  • The Millets Waterproof After Care Guide

    The Millets Waterproof After Care Guide

    Over time waterproofs can become less effective as it was when it was new. The good news is that it's actually very easy to restore them to their original waterproof glory. Read more
  • 11 Ways to Camp More Sustainably

    11 Ways to Camp More Sustainably

    Follow these simple eco-friendly camping tips to help protect our beautiful countryside so it can provide comfort, inspiration and relaxation for generations of campers to come. Read more
  • Press Play On Your Summer Holiday

    Press Play On Your Summer Holiday

    With lockdown measures relaxing across the UK, it looks like summer holidays might once again be on the cards. Here’s a round-up of what you need to know. Read more
  • The Millets Tent After Care Guide

    The Millets Tent After Care Guide

    So you’ve just bought yourself a tent. You want to make it last right? Here at Millets, we want to help you take care of your tent so that it lasts for years to come. Here’s our expert guide to tent after care. Read more
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